8,

Severe Weather

Current Watches and Warnings

More Maps

Virginia, Augusta

Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Statement as of 3:24 PM EDT on May 02, 2016

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on May 02, 2016


Severe Thunderstorm Watch 138 remains in effect until 1000 PM EDT

VA
. Virginia counties included are

Albemarle Alleghany Amherst
Appomattox Augusta Bath
Bedford Bland Botetourt
Buchanan Buckingham Campbell
Carroll Charlotte Craig
Dickenson Floyd Franklin
Giles Grayson Greene
Halifax Henry Highland
Lee Montgomery Nelson
Patrick Pittsylvania Pulaski
Roanoke Rockbridge Rockingham
Russell Scott Smyth
Tazewell Washington wise
Wythe


Virginia independent cities included are

Bristol Buena Vista Charlottesville
Covington Danville Galax
Harrisonburg Lexington Lynchburg
Martinsville Norton Radford
Roanoke Salem Staunton
Waynesboro




Public Information Statement

Statement as of 2:45 PM EDT on May 02, 2016

damaging thunderstorms are possible this afternoon and evening.
Residents across west central Virginia including the Charlottesville
area should monitor this situation closely. Ensure your NOAA weather
radios are set to alert Mode. Severe weather warnings may become
necessary. Here are some safety rules to keep in mind when severe
weather is expected or is occurring.

If a warning is issued... seek shelter indoors immediately. A severe
thunderstorm is defined as producing quarter size or greater hail
and wind gusts of 58 mph or more.

Tornadoes often form very rapidly from severe thunderstorms. If
you are in a Tornado Watch... and a Severe Thunderstorm Warning is
issued for your area... monitor local conditions closely and be
ready to take quick action to save your life.

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio... commercial radio or television
for the latest on this potential severe weather event. Additional
weather information... can be found at weather.Gov/Washington or
weather.Gov/Baltimore.

Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Special Statement
Alaska - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arizona - Air Quality Alert
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Record Report
District of Columbia - Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Record Report
Hawaii - Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Flood Warning
Kentucky - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Maryland - Public Information Statement
Michigan - Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Missouri - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning
New Jersey - Record Report
New Mexico - Public Information Statement
New York - Record Report
North Carolina - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
North Dakota - Public Information Statement
Ohio - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Oregon - Record Report
South Carolina - Special Statement , Record Report
South Dakota - Flood Warning
Tennessee - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Public Information Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Public Information Statement
Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Washington - Record Report
West Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Public Information Statement
8,